The role of textbooks in communicating developmental biology.

  title={The role of textbooks in communicating developmental biology.},
  author={Leon W. Browder},
  journal={The International journal of developmental biology},
  volume={47 2-3},
  • Leon W. Browder
  • Published 2003 in
    The International journal of developmental…
Writing a textbook that synthesized the field from the perspectives of embryology, genetics, cell biology and molecular biology was a challenge. Because this field evolves so rapidly, a textbook can only lay the basic foundation for understanding new information and provide the framework that helps scholars place new information into context throughout their career. In this essay, I propose that an international college of specialists be established to provide authoritative online updates on… CONTINUE READING

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